Author Archive | Andy Meszaros

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Mihály Csikszentmihályi and the theory of “Flow”

The second program in our Winter-Spring Lecture Series featured the fascinating topic of the theory of “FLOW” and the related subject of happiness. Dr. Mihály Csikszentmihályi is one of the most respected and well-known psychologists in the world today, and his theory of “flow” has proven to be a ground-breaking theory of human behavior.  Our […]

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It is always good when children visit our Museum

The second Saturday of December has traditionally been the Children’s Program at the Cleveland Hungarian Museum. Over the many years that we have hosted this event, hundreds of Hungarian-American children have had the opportunity to learn about their Hungarian heritage by playing games, listening to stories, working on Hungarian themed crafts, repeating words, and welcoming […]

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2018 Winter-Spring Lecture Series

Please join us on the 2nd Saturday of the month (except in May) at 2:00 p.m. for our Winter-Spring Lecture Series,  HUNGARIANS IN THE WORLD MAKING A DIFFERENCE Saturday, Mar. 10th :  The Discovery of Stress by János Selye – presentation by Dr. János Nádas, psychiatrist One hundred years ago, we had no concept of stress and no […]

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Lecture at the Museum on the Reformation

Our November program in our 2017 lecture Series featured two very fine speakers, who with a compelling depth of knowledge, wit and clarity, were able to speak on a very complex topic- the cause and impact of the Reformation. This year marks the 500th anniversary that Martin Luther nailed his famous 95 Theses to the […]

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Fr. Csaba Böjte visits the Museum while in Cleveland

Many Hungarian -Americans are familiar with the wonderful work that this humble Franciscan priest from Transylvania has done to better the lives of orphaned and abandoned children. Since stating his first home for children in Déva, Transylvania, Fr. Böjte has worked tirelessly to find a place for every child in need of love and nurturing. […]

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2017 Vintner Dinner

This year’s Vintner Dinner was a resounding success! We savored delicious Hungarian wines from top quality boutique wineries located in the best wine-growing regions of Hungary; we enjoyed an excellent dinner at the Canterbury Golf Club; and we had many nostalgic moments listening to the wonderful musicians of Harmonia. What a great evening to celebrate […]

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Late 19th century Early 20th century Hungarian paintings

Saturday, October 28th- a wonderful afternoon for those guests of the Museum who attended the Late 19th century Early 20th century Exhibit Opening and Reception. The program featured a presentation on the paintings featured in the exhibit, along with a discussion of issues such as identifying the artist and verifying the authenticity of the painting […]

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New Exhibit Opening and Lecture on October 28th at 2 p.m.

“Late 19th and Early 20th Century Hungarian Artists”, the Zoltán-Hegedüs Art Collection” This new exhibit will open on Saturday, October 28th at 2 pm. Part of our Exhibit Opening will feature a talk by Zsuzsa Sztaray. Zsuzsa Sztaray is the niece of Piroska and Sándor Zoltán, and she will discuss her involvement with the collection, sharing […]

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2017 Fall and Winter season Lecture Series

2017 Fall and Winter season Lecture Series

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9: ANNUAL CHILDREN’S PROGRAM in the spirit of CHRISTMAS. Mikulás Bácsi will visit the Museum to the delight of children young and old. This event includes seasonal arts and crafts and this year some activities will focus on learning about some famous Hungarian historical figures. The program is geared for children ages 4-8, and […]

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